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Grapes, Strawberries: Intuity Fungicide Registered for Grape Botrytis, Powdery Mold

Grapes, Strawberries: Intuity Fungicide Registered for Grape Botrytis, Powdery Mold

👤From a Press Release 🕔Nov 17, 2017

Valent U.S.A. LLC today announced that Intuit Fungicide has been registered in the U.S. and California for Botrytis control and powdery mildew suppression in wine grapes.  Intuity is a strobilurin (Qol) fungicide, developed for the U.S. market by Valent, with

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Howler Fungicide Receives EPA Registration

Howler Fungicide Receives EPA Registration

👤From a Press Release 🕔Aug 23, 2017

AgBiome announced today that Howler fungicide received registration from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The first product to be marketed by AgBiome Innovations and developed by AgBiome Inc., is a biological fungicide that is highly effective against fungal diseases common to high-value crops.

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Tennessee Soybeans: Disease Identification and Fungicide Options

Tennessee Soybeans: Disease Identification and Fungicide Options

👤By Heather Marie Kelly, University of Tennessee Extension Plant Pathologist 🕔Aug 4, 2017

Soybeans have gotten into reproductive growth stages and diseases have started appearing. To better identify diseases and guide management decisions use these resources.

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Illinois Soybeans: Control Options for White Mold

Illinois Soybeans: Control Options for White Mold

👤By Dan Davidson, Illinois Soybean Association Agronomist 🕔Jun 30, 2017

May was a wet month with frequent rains and very little drying and June is shaping up to be fairly similar. Of course, all this cool and wet weather is good for soybean growth and rows will canopy over. However,

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Tennessee Corn: 4 Considerations Before Spraying a Fungicide

Tennessee Corn: 4 Considerations Before Spraying a Fungicide

👤By Heather Marie Kelly, University of Tennessee 🕔Jun 23, 2017

Trying to decide whether or not to spray fungicide on your corn? First, you should scout for diseases and consider your disease risk. Deciding to apply a fungicide to corn should be based upon 4 main factors.

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Mississippi Corn, Soybeans: Navigating Fungicide Active Ingredients

Mississippi Corn, Soybeans: Navigating Fungicide Active Ingredients

👤By Tom Allen, Mississippi State University 🕔Jun 23, 2017

Confusion continues to surround the currently available fungicide formulations as well as the general classes of the active ingredients included in fungicide products.

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Alabama Corn: Management Options for Southern Rust

Alabama Corn: Management Options for Southern Rust

👤By Austin Hagan, Alabama Cooperative Extension 🕔Jun 13, 2017

Southern rust (Puccinia polysora) poses a significant threat to corn in the southern third of Alabama and this disease has already been diagnosed in corn in Baldwin Co. Yield gains from fungicide inputs have exceeded 80 bu/A under severe rust

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Minnesota: Small Grain Diseases – When to Spray, What to Spray, When Not to Spray!

Minnesota: Small Grain Diseases – When to Spray, What to Spray, When Not to Spray!

👤By Phyllis Bongard, University of Minnesota 🕔Jun 7, 2017

Now that Memorial Day weekend has passed and the warmer weather seems to be here at last, many small grains fields are ready for their herbicide application. As always, the question arises, should I include a fungicide as good insurance

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Georgia Pecans: Critical Time for Fungicide Sprays

Georgia Pecans: Critical Time for Fungicide Sprays

👤By Lenny Wells, University of Georgia 🕔Jun 7, 2017

With June’s arrival nut sizing begins in earnest. This means the nuts will grow rapidly and as they grow they will expose newly developed and unprotected tissue. Your scab spray schedule is designed to protect that growth for 2 weeks

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Mississippi Soybeans: Automatic Fungicide Applications – Time to Switch to 2 Modes of Action

Mississippi Soybeans: Automatic Fungicide Applications – Time to Switch to 2 Modes of Action

👤By Tom Allen and Trent Irby, Mississippi State University 🕔Jun 6, 2017

For the better part of a decade, soybean farmers have come to rely on fungicide applications as a necessary management practice. Research conducted during the early 2000s by MSU suggested that an automatic application of a stand-alone strobilurin could be

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